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  • 2016
  • In the fall of 2016 Thistle began work on a PhD in the History Department at York University. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thistle is a Trudeau Scholar, a prestigious award administered by the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation, a Vanier scholar and was awarded a Governor General's Silver Medal in 2016. (wikipedia.org)
  • Early historical research Thistle conducted to argue in favour of the possibility of habitation of Métis people in the historic area of Toronto was revisited by Thistle in 2016 in the article "Listening to History: Correcting the Toronto Metis Land Acknowledgement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jim Thistle (c. 1955 - March 3, 2016) was a Canadian lawyer and politician, who was a key negotiator of the 1985 Atlantic Accord between the Government of Canada and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador over the development of offshore oil and gas fields. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jim Thistle died from Lou Gehrig's disease on March 3, 2016, at the age of 61. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cirsium
  • Bull thistle (Cirsium vulgare (savi) tenore) is a biennial forb that was introduced to North America as a seed contaminant and is now widespread. (colorado.gov)
  • The term thistle is sometimes taken to mean exactly those plants in the tribe Cardueae (synonym: Cynareae), especially the genera Carduus, Cirsium, and Onopordum. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some thistles (for example Cirsium vulgare, native to Eurasia), have been widely introduced outside their native range. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1848
  • The first Europeans were part of the Mormon migration to Utah, and the first of these was the Pace family, who migrated from Nauvoo, Illinois, reaching Thistle in 1848. (wikipedia.org)
  • He made a disastrous marriage and died without issue" His grandmother Martha Thistle (née Wilson 1779 - 1848) was the younger sister of Jane Robinson murdered at Eskdaleside in 1841. (wikipedia.org)
  • regattas
  • After winning or placing second in 13 of 15 Scottish regattas in her first year afloat, Thistle sailed to New York as the challenger in the 1887 America's Cup against the US defender, Volunteer. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Thistle Class Association, with fleets across the United States, holds local, regional, and national regattas throughout the year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scottish
  • The thistle, crowned with the Scottish crown, was the symbol of seven of the eight former Scottish Police Services (from which a new national Police Service was formed in 2013), the sole exception being the former Northern Constabulary. (wikipedia.org)
  • in the US, Carnegie Mellon University features the thistle in its crest in honour of the Scottish heritage of its founder, Andrew Carnegie. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Thistle is a Scottish ladies' solo step dance devised by Irene Fidler and published in 2007. (wikipedia.org)
  • This elegant dance performed to a set of waltzes builds on a rich yet relatively little known tradition of Scottish step dancing as maintained within the frame of annual St. Andrew's Summer School of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society The flower of thistle is reported to have been the symbol of Scotland since 1470s. (wikipedia.org)
  • plants
  • Thistles are flowering plants covered with sharp prickles. (gardenguides.com)
  • This butterfly normally prefers to lay eggs on Canada thistle plants but under some conditions, will lay eggs on other plants as well. (gov.mb.ca)
  • However, plants outside this tribe are sometimes called thistles, and if this is done thistles would form a polyphyletic group. (wikipedia.org)
  • Typical adverse effects are competition with crops and interference with grazing in pastures, where dense growths of spiny vegetation suppress forage plants and repel grazing animals from eating either the thistle plants or neighbouring forage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thistle is a group of flowering plants. (wikipedia.org)
  • species
  • In Colorado, Bull thistles are the only species that are prickly hairy on the top and are cottony-hairy on the undersides of the leaves. (colorado.gov)
  • family
  • The documentary Family Camera produced by Jeanette Loakman includes images of the Morissette family and interviews with Thistle, his mother and aunts where they recount the history and experience of living in the road allowance community and the legacy of the Canadian government's treatment of the Métis people. (wikipedia.org)
  • built
  • The first railroad track laid through Thistle was a narrow-gauge spur line servicing coal mines near today's Scofield Reservoir, built in 1878 by the Utah and Pleasant Valley Railway. (wikipedia.org)
  • The railroad built several facilities in Thistle to service and prepare trains for the change in grade and curvature of the line. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thistle was built under conditions of great secrecy during the winter of 1886-7 and launched with her hull covered by a huge canvas. (wikipedia.org)
  • All Thistles are built to the same lines by authorized builders. (wikipedia.org)
  • Originally built in 1840, the Thistle Inn was rebuilt after a fire in 1866. (wikipedia.org)
  • flower
  • You can also get rid of thistles by mowing over them just before they begin to flower. (gardenguides.com)
  • Thistle flower will arrive fully bloomed and ready to design. (fiftyflowers.com)
  • Pair the Ursula Purple Thistle with any Ivory or White colored flower to make your floral arrangement burst with a variety of colors! (fiftyflowers.com)
  • Since thistle is a product of Mother Nature and due to variation in monitor resolutions, the exact color tones of this flower may vary to some degree. (fiftyflowers.com)
  • It is a tall plant, with white-veined deep glossy green leaves covered with prickles, and a purple flower that resembles the thistle flower. (hubpages.com)
  • stem
  • Larvae ( Figure 1 ) feed primarily on Canada thistle foliage, leaving the stem and midrib. (gov.mb.ca)
  • Scotland
  • Thistle is the floral emblem of Scotland and Lorraine, as well as the emblem of the Encyclopædia Britannica. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is the symbol of the Order of the Thistle, a high chivalric order of Scotland. (wikipedia.org)
  • The thistle is also the emblem of Encyclopædia Britannica, which originated in Edinburgh, Scotland. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thistle Television was a locally broadcast commercial television station for Lanarkshire, Scotland. (wikipedia.org)
  • form
  • Our award-winning tinted Ecuadorian Thistle is shipped fresh in bud form and available at wholesale prices! (fiftyflowers.com)
  • Between them, the Gambier Islands and Thistle form a chain across the mouth of the gulf between the southern tips of the Yorke and Eyre Peninsulas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Name
  • Mount Charlotte Investments bought thirty four Thistle hotels from S&N, and acquired the Thistle brand name for £645m in November 1989. (wikipedia.org)
  • In June 2002, it initially sold 37 of its hotels to Orb Estates of Jersey for £598m, continuing to manage the properties, but the hotels are eventually sold to Atlantic Hotels for £700m and operated under the Thistle name. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Control measures include Trichosirocalus weevils, but a problem with this approach, at least in North America, is that the introduced weevils may affect native thistles at least as much as the desired targets. (wikipedia.org)
  • The named transportation arteries passing through Thistle include: US-6 (originally numbered US-50), US-89, the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad's Utah Division (now part of Union Pacific Railroad's Central Corridor) and D&RGW's Marysvale branch line (abandoned because of the landslide). (wikipedia.org)
  • products
  • Magdalene and Thistle Farms receive no government funding but instead rely on gifts we receive from individuals, private grants and the sale of Thistle Farms products. (wholefoodsmarket.com)
  • Thistle Farms employs 32 Magdalene residents or graduates who make natural bath and body care products by hand. (wholefoodsmarket.com)
  • Thistle Farm products are available in our stores in Tennessee and Georgia. (wholefoodsmarket.com)
  • Thistle Farms plan to use the proceeds from their loan to purchase equipment and materials that will allow them to expand their operations and produce more products. (wholefoodsmarket.com)
  • several
  • During his late teens and twenties Thistle struggled with addiction, homelessness and served several brief stints in jail for petty theft. (wikipedia.org)
  • Michael James Thistle (born 5 August 1980) is an Australian cricketer who previously played several matches for Western Australia in domestic competitions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Next
  • I have started a few apple trees and the thistles seem to like that area and the grass next to the irrigation pipes especially but they are everywhere! (garden.org)
  • Alexander flew to Aberdeen, and by the next day he was taken out to the diving support vessel Tender Carrier in the Thistle Field. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • Following a few very successful years racing in Britain, Thistle was sold to the German emperor Wilhelm II (who otherwise used the SMY Hohenzollern) in 1891 for 90,000 gold marks and renamed Meteor. (wikipedia.org)
  • site
  • Along with Podruchny, Thistle conducted a series of site visits and interviews in northern Saskatchewan and his PhD thesis is entitled: Indigence, Invisibility, and Indifference: Metis Life in Road Allowances Communities on the Canadian Prairies. (wikipedia.org)
  • The historic Whalers Bay Whaling Site and Thistle Island Sealing Site are both listed on the South Australian Heritage Register. (wikipedia.org)
  • design
  • The Thistle is a high-performance one-design racing dinghy, also used for day sailing, popular in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is not uncommon to see Thistles efficiently making their way, while other dinghys of similar design are becalmed. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • The remains of Thistle are visible from a rest area along US-6 or from the California Zephyr passenger train. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although
  • Although specific economic thresholds for thistle caterpillar have not been developed, nominal thresholds have been suggested for sunflowers and soybeans based on knowledge of the impact of defoliation on these crops. (gov.mb.ca)
  • Canadian
  • Tall Canadian Purple Thistles have invaded our beaver pond meadow. (garden.org)
  • Anna Thistle is a Canadian politician. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jesse Thistle is a Canadian Métis-Cree PhD student in the History program at York University in Toronto where he is working on theories of intergenerational and historic trauma of the Métis people. (wikipedia.org)